Month: February 2003

windows XP keyboard mapping

sometimes I think I don’t deserve a career in IT – I just spent a good half an hour completely stumped as to how to change the keyboard mapping from US to UK on a win XP box! To do this, go to control panel ->regional and language options->languages->text services and input languages obvious when… Read more »

troubleshooting section

I always seem to find myself coming up against the same problems, fixing them then forgetting how I did it when I get the same problem. Hopefully by logging problems here it will help me remember, and help out other people at the same time

Mentor PCMCIA fast ethernet card drivers

I installed windows XP today and could not get my mentor PCMCIA PCMLAN10/100 fast ethernet network card to work using downloaded drivers from the vendors website. I searched around the web a bit and found loads of other people with the same problem. It turns out that there are different versions of this card, and… Read more »

w.bloggar working

After a lot of messing around I have managed to get the w.bloggar v3.00 interface working so I can blog straight from the desktop.

wap interface for blogworks

I’ve been reading about mobile blogging, and whilst I don’t have a fancy phone with pictures etc, it would be quite nice to have a way to make text postings. My phone (sony j5e) has ms mobile explorer – a wap and basic HTML browser, so it shouldn’t be too difficult to build a simplified… Read more »

facelift

you may have noticed that starskiweb has had a bit of a facelift. This is tied into the migration to blogworks XML, I won’t go into it here, but you can read more about it here. I’ve tried to do this as seamlessly as possible, but if you experience any problems let me know. This… Read more »

ASP XML blogger

a (now abandoned) project to build an ASP XML blogger